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‘Living Lens’ celebrates 110 years of The Forward in pictures

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/arts/article/living_lens_celebrates_110_years_of_the_forward_in_pictures_20070420

The New York Post may be the oldest continuously operating daily publication in the United States, but The Forward, which began publication in 1897 during the waves of Jewish immigration from Eastern Europe, was the first paper in this country to have a national readership. In its heyday, the Yiddish- language daily, once known as The Forverts, had a larger circulation than even The New York Times.

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